Blog

  • Dealing with Destructive Chewing in Dogs

    Has your dog been chewing on your furniture lately? If yes, you have no cause to worry. Chewing is natural, normal and instinctive behavior in dog...
  • Why Do Traditional Veterinarians Shun Alternative Therapies?

    Pet owners are increasingly aware of alternative therapies for treatment of their pets' chronic illnesses, yet when they ask their traditional vet...
  • The Latest Treatment for Inflammation and Anxiety

    CBD, or cannabidiol, is the new buzz in the veterinary world. CBD oil, produced from the hemp plant, contains very little THC which is the psychoa...
  • Hemp – Industrial, Not Marijuana!

    A heated discussion of hemp products for use in pet food took place at the August AAFCO meeting in Bellevue, Washington. This ended up being one o...
  • Treating Arthritis Naturally

    I get questions in my inbox on a daily basis from pet owners looking for natural treatments for painful arthritic pets. Arthritis is extremely com...
  • And There Was Great Rejoicing!

    Our little girl Myra, the 8 year old Cavachon, has been fighting a mighty battle against lymphoma in her stomach and small intestines. We were dev...
  • Changes in Season Bring Changes in Pain

    Pets and people with arthritis commonly suffer during changes in seasons. While most would say arthritis is worse in cold, wet weather, some arthr...
  • Many Aspects Of Treatment For Cancer

    Myra's oncologist, Dr. Kate Vickery, trained at the Chi Institute of Chinese Veterinary Medicine, which is where I also received my certification ...